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podcast

A digital audio or video file that is episodic, downloadable, program-driven (mainly with a host and/or theme) and convenient, usually via an automated feed with computer software.

podcast

A World Wide Web feed of audio or video files for playing on mobile devices such as MP3 players at a later time and at a listener's or viewer’s convenience.
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Given that the focus of Podcasts is audio, look for quality sound elements.
One group consists of podcasters who are looking for music they can play on their podcast shows without paying any licensing fees.
An excellent place to begin searching for podcasts is the iTunes Music Store (www.
To create the podcasts, students use audio and recording programs like Audacity, SoundStudio, and Apple's GarageBand.
Podcast Digital aims to offer companies a complete podcast service ( from on-site recording, to sound mixing, editing and publishing.
Listeners can subscribe to the podcast so it will automatically arrive at their computers whenever a new episode is posted--they don't have to visit our site or download the file.
It's also likely that the technology will become less intimidating and more accessible than it is today; TiVo's recent addition of podcasts to its menu of services is a step in that direction.
To take advantage of podcasts, people must first obtain an application that can manage podcast subscriptions.
Podcasts are automatically delivered to subscribers, who sync their MP3 players to their computers, go online, and access the feeds they want.
Figure 2 Frequency of Listening to a Podcast on a PC
com)-- A new book aimed at helping new and experienced podcasters make the most of - and get the most out of - their podcast productions, has just been released on Amazon and Smashwords.